ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Food Expenditure and Intake in the NSS 66th Round

It is evident that there have been some significant changes in the food consumption basket. The latest National Sample Survey data for 2009-10 (66th Round) show a further shift away from food to non-food items in all expenditure categories across both rural and urban areas. This analysis of changes across three rounds (1993-94, 2004-05 and 2009-10) reveals that the pace of change accelerated between 2004-05 and 2009-10.

Migration, Urbanisation and Regional Inequality

Amitabh Kundu Shalini Gupta An analysis of migration patterns using data (on male migrants) from the census indicates a slowing down of population mobility over the decades since independence. This article focuses on the dynamics of migration and urbanisation in the context of the changing structure of economic development.

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